Exchange of ideas, animals, products, and crops between the Old World and New World --- New World (Old World Wants (besides diseases obviously)): Syphilis, Corn, Potatoes, Pineapples, Tomatoes, Beans, Vanilla, Chocolate, Gold, Silver ---- Old World (New World Wants(besides diseases obviously)): Wheat, Sugar, Rice, Coffee, Horses, Cows, Slave Labor, Bubonic Plague, Typhus, INfluenza ... e.t.c) Massachusetts, Rhode Island, New Hampshire, New York, Connecticut, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware, Maryland, Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia1 NORTH ADVANTAGES: prearranged army, foreign alliances, more people, more industry, RR connections
SOUTH ADVANTAGES: willing men, dedicated, military leadership, cotton
NORTH DIS: people are mad at them
SOUTH DIS: disorganized, separated (hard to go places), transport, states rights
July 1, 1863- July 3, 1863, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania to Adams County, Pennsylvania, Union victory, 51,000 casualties, (28,000 confederate and 21,000 union). TURNING POINT OF THE WAR. Lee losses ⅓ of his army (conf). Single bloodiest battle in US history/on US territory?